Rangarajan Kazhiyur Mannar
I belong to Kazhiyur Village near Cheyyar, North Arcot, Tamil Nadu, India. The family tree, all members of which are great astrologers, is as under:
Late Kazhiyur M Veeraraghava Iyengar
Late Kazhiyur M Alwar Iyengar (1840-1912)
Late Kazhiyur M Venkatesan Iyengar (1866 - 29.12.1944) alias Kuppan Iyengar, my great grandfather
Late Kazhiyur M Ananthalwar Iyengar (25.12.1901 - 10.2.2003) , My grandfather
Shri Kazhiyur M Ramanujam Iyengar.. my father staying with me
Though native of Tamil Nadu, South India, I, as in the case of my 4 brothers (Vasudevan, Purushothaman, Veeraraghavan, Ravi and a sister ... more »
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Happy Independence Day! (66th Independence Day Of India 15.08.2012)
Sixty five years of self-rule to empower
Sustained the serene democracy
Unmindful of the troublesome neighbor
upheld our faith, integrity and policy
While the whole world got depressed
Reeling under the severest recession
We Indians took it in its stride, composed
For our wants limited and belief stubborn!
Belief that we can win amidst any crisis
Conviction that we can triumph despite odds
Self-confidence that we can ward off troubles
Combination of all these, keeps us going forwards!
Forward looking as we are, let's still be beware